動詞 prefer 用來表達「偏好；較喜歡；寧願」之意
S+prefer N to N.
S+ prefer V-ing to V-ing. (喜歡前者勝於後者)
S+ prefer to VR. (較喜歡...)
EX1. I prefer pear to apple.(我較喜歡梨子)
2. I prefer surfing on the Internet to studying English.(我偏好上網)
I prefer washing the dishes to cooking. (我寧願洗碗也不願意煮飯)
3. I prefer to surf on the Internet.
prefer to VR rather than VR
I prefer to watch TV rather than play basketball. 我寧願看電視也不願意打籃球
would rather VR than VR
I would rather talk than read.(我寧願說也不願意讀)